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CITY OF CAPE TOWN ACCUSED OF LYING ABOUT WATER CRISIS

CAPE TOWN – Cosatu says the City of Cape Town is not being honest about the water crisis in the metro. The trade union’s Tony Ehrenreich says their information states that day zero, the day when the city is scheduled to turn off taps, will be in March and not April. The union handed over […]

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Cape Town woman nabbed for possession of three illegal firearms

A 45-year-old Cape Town woman has been arrested for the alleged possession of three illegal firearms‚ one of which had been reported stolen. Police‚ acting on a tip-off‚ discovered the firearms while searching a residence in Varing Street in Lentegeur on Saturday night. Western Cape police spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Andrè Traut said one of the three […]

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Water Tarriffs Hike For WC Inevitable – Winde

CAPE TOWN – The Western Cape is in the grips of the worst drought in a century that shows no sign of breaking. Provincial and City of Cape Town bosses are now scrambling to avert Day Zero – that’s the day we pump the last useable water out of our dams and the taps run […]

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Cape Town water crisis deepens

CAPE TOWN WATER CRISIS: Bucket system is on the way!

If Capetonians do not start using less water immediately, they could end up collecting water at points manned by police and the army. Mayor Patricia de Lille on Wednesday painted a bleak picture of Cape Town’s future unless people drastically start reducing their water consumption. At the current rate, Day Zero – when the city […]

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